Discover the story of local inventor and entrepreneur Kenneth Wood and the face behind the famous Kenwood mixer. Study the man behind Kenwood with archive materials, handle real objects exploring changes in the way people lived that occurred within living memory and then in the Studio your students will design and make a prototype of their own invention to take back to school.

Group size: up to 30 children per session, and up to two sessions can be run simultaneously (60 students).
Session duration: 2 hours
National curriculum topics covered: History, Art and Design, Design and Technology, Citizenship

Advanced booking is essential for all school groups, including self-guided tours. Visiting groups who wish to have facilitated activity sessions must book at least two months in advance of their visit. In order to ensure an enjoyable visit, there is a maximum class size of 30 children per activity session and up to two sessions can be run simultaneously.

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